Abilene ISD

Abilene ISD

Achieving Excellence

We provide free classes for GED & ESL students. We are not a GED testing center.
 The Abilene area GED Test Center is located at
 Region 14 Education Service Center  4300 S. Treadaway, Abilene, TX.  
Alta Vista Learning Center
West Central Texas Adult Education
1929 S. 11th
Abilene, Texas 79602

Phone: 325-671-4419 
Fax: 325-794-1327  
The Adult Education Programs are based on the belief that every adult, regardless of age, is entitled to a basic education. The following programs are available to give adults a second chance to further their education: 

Adult Basic Education

English as a Second Language (ESL)


Adult Secondary Education  (GED Classes)

United States Citizenship

Who can attend? The Adult Education Programs are open to anyone who is 19 or older.
What does it cost? There is no cost for instruction and/or materials for students enrolled. The Adult Education Programs are sponsored by the Abilene Independent School District and are supported by state and federal grant funds.
How do I register for ESL and GED classes?  Call 671-4419  
GED Afternoon Class Orientation: November 1st, 2nd and 3rd - 3 day orientation 
GED Evening Class Orientation:   November 1st, 3rd, and 8th - 3 night orientation
GED Morning Class Orientation:   November 14 -15th or 16 -17th - 2 day orientation 
GED Morning Class Orientation:   November 29 - 30th 2 day orientation
Must attend each day of orientation to complete registration for GED classes.    
 CALL 671-4419 to sign up for GED Orientation
ESL registration Monday, November 7, for morning classes and Tuesday, November 8, for evening classes. Call for available appointment times.  
 CALL 671-4419 for an ESL Registration appointment

Program Schedule:
Alta Vista Learning Center 


Morning class times are 8:30 - 11:30 am; afternoon class times are 1:30 - 4:30 pm, (afternoon class is for GED only.)



Tuesday and Thursday 5:30 to 8:30 PM.

Day and evening classes are also offered at other sites in Abilene.

The Adult Education Program currently provides classes in the following cities:

Albany, Ballinger, Breckenridge, Brownwood, Cisco, Coleman, Colorado City, Cross Plains, Deleon, Hamlin, Rotan, Snyder, Stamford and Sweetwater. 

For more information on these programs, call 325 - 671- 4419.